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Toxoplasma gondii is an apicomplex protozoan that infects warm-blooded animals and can be considered a major parasite capable of infecting humans. Domestic chickens can be easily infected by protozoa, since they can ingest oocysts found in the soil and are considered good indicators of...

Author(s)
Camillo, G.; Machado, M. E. A.; Weber, A.; Cadore, G. C.; Menezes, F. R.; Pardini, L.; Sangioni, L. A.; Vogel, F. S. F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 7, pp 1351-1357
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Morro do Diabo State Park (MDSP) is a significant remnant of the Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil and is surrounded by rural properties. In that area, wild and domestic animals and humans are in close contact, which facilitates the two-way flow of infectious diseases among them. We assessed...

Author(s)
Sevá, A. da P.; Pena, H. F. de J.; Nava, A.; Sousa, A. O. de; Holsback, L.; Soares, R. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 27, 1, pp 12-18
Abstract

Neosporosis is an infectious disease caused by Neospora caninum, a protozoan parasite that has worldwide distribution and is responsible for enormous economic losses in cattle. Birds are considered a good bioindicator of environmental contamination, since they feed on the ground, being exposed to ...

Author(s)
Barros, L. D. de; Taroda, A.; Martins, T. A.; Miura, A. C.; Seixas, M. de; Sammi, A. S.; Sasse, J. P.; Minutti, A. F.; Cunha, I. A. L. da; Vidotto, O.; Garcia, J. L.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2017, 174, pp 132-135
Abstract

Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is of great medical importance because it produces myiasis. It has a significant role as a predator of other dipterous larvae. Moreover, this dipterous insect is of great importance with regard to public health because it mechanically carries...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
International Journal of Biology, 2015, 7, 1, pp 78-81
Abstract

The Grande Sertão Veredas National Park (GSVNP) is one of the last natural reserves of Cerrado of Brazil, located in the northwest of Minas Gerais. This study involved 24 months of field work, which included eight campaigns at the park with intervals of three months, in order to determine the...

Author(s)
Barbieri, A. R. M.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Ecologia de carrapatos e riquétsias transmitidas por carrapatos em uma reserva natural de cerrado Brasileiro, 2016, pp 103 pp.
Abstract

Toxoplasma gondii and Neospora caninum are two intracellular apicomplexan protozoa with worldwide distribution, and are responsible for reproductive disorders in sheep and cattle. These protozoa may infect a wide variety of domestic and wild animals, including birds, and backyard chickens can be...

Author(s)
Camillo, G.; Cadore, G. C.; Ferreira, M. S. T.; Braünig, P.; Maciel, J. F.; Pivoto, F. L.; Sangioni, L. A.; Vogel, F. S. F.
Publisher
FACTA - Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, Campinas, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Poultry Science, 2015, 17, 2, pp 263-265
Abstract

Publisher
Conselho Regional de Medicina Veterinária do Estado de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Educação Continuada em Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia do CRMV-SP, 2016, 14, 2, pp 63-88
AbstractFull Text

This study determined the species of Microhymenoptera of Diptera present in cattle and buffalo dung, from May 2003 to June 2004 and from April 2006 to March 2007 in chicken manure. All samples were collected in Southern Goiás State, Brazil. The dipterous pupae were obtained by the flotation method. ...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.; Barbaresco, L. F.; Ferreira, M. E.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2010, 62, 1, pp 236-239
Abstract

Toxoplasmosis is one of the most common parasitic zoonoses throughout the world. Infection in man and animals varies in different geographical areas influenced by many environmental conditions. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in cattle in Brazil ranges from 1.03 to 71%. A...

Author(s)
Albuquerque, G. R.; Munhoz, A. D.; Teixeira, M.; Flausino, W.; Medeiros, S. M. de; Lopes, C. W. G.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2011, 31, 4, pp 287-290
Abstract

Nitroimidazoles are a class of veterinary drugs used for the treatment and prevention of certain bacterial and protozoal diseases in poultry, swine dysentery and genital trichomoniasis in cattle. Since the safety assessment of nitroimidazoles showed them to be genotoxic, carcinogenic and mutagenic, ...

Author(s)
Granja, R. H. M. M.; Nino, A. M. M.; Reche, K. V. G.; Giannotti, F. M.; Lima, A. C. de; Wanschel, A. C. B. A.; Salerno, A. G.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Food Additives and Contaminants A, 2013, 30, 6, pp 970-976

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